Detroit’s Milwaukee Junction draws investors
May 31st, 2017
Milwaukee Junction is based around the 1-75/1-94 interchange and roughly borders Woodward on the west, East Grand Boulevard/St. Aubin on the east, Holbrook Avenue on the north and East Warren Avenue on the south. The area is mainly industrial with big pockets of blight. “Milwaukee Junction was the Silicon Valley of its day; that day being about 100 years ago,” said Peter Cummings, the other principal of The Platform, while offering details about their purchase of the 100,000-square-foot building at 411 Piquette Ave.Open Article
Peter Cummings’ The Platform under contract on Piquette Ave. building
March 9th, 2017
Correction appended Detroit developer Peter Cummings’ The Platform LLC real estate company has another greater downtown building under contract for purchase. The building, located at 411 Piquette Ave. at Brush Street, is about 110,000 square feet, according to the current owner, Hannah Wickins, who said she bought it in 1989.